Long Beach, Los Angeles patient before and after his keloid cyst removal procedure performed by Dr. U.

Dr. U Surgically Removes Keloid Cyst From Patient’s Earlobe

This patient from Long Beach, Los Angeles sought help at the Dr. U Skin Clinic for eliminating a keloid cyst growth behind his right earlobe. The cluster of tissue had developed from a piercing and became quite large and noticeable. Due to treatment injections, an embedded cyst had developed within the keloid. Surgery was the…

The Manhattan Beach patient wanted to know how to get rid of keloids from ear piercings, and if she would be able to wear earrings again after the removal procedure. Dr. U addressed her concerns in an initial consultation and the "after" photo above shows that she can indeed wear earrings again.

Dr. U Repairs Split Earlobe Keloid for Manhattan Beach Patient

This patient from Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles had a rare combination of conditions affecting her earlobes. She had a tear and keloid combination on her left ear. Additionally, she on her right earlobe a keloid on the ear plate fold, and another on the back of the ear. She initially sought surgery from a Beverly…

At two months, the hyaluronic acid laugh lines filler continues to produce natural looking results.*

Dr. Umar Uses Hyaluronic Acid Laugh Lines Filler for Mild Nasolabial Folds on Westlake Village, Los Angeles Patient

A laugh lines filler adds volume to the parenthetical creases around the nose and mouth, known as nasolabial folds, marionette lines or smile lines. Over time, such issues start to become deeper. These signs of aging are generally caused by a combination of genetics, sun exposure, and poor lifestyle habits. In combination, they reduce the skin’s…

Dr. U's treatment with Belotero for forehead wrinkles helped this patient look her absolute best.

Belotero for Forehead Wrinkles Reverses Fine Lines for Dr. U’s Patient

Update: In 2016, a peer-reviewed medical journal called Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology published a review on a cohesive polydensified matrix hyaluronic acid fillers which display distinct viscoelastic properties, allowing for better integration and more even distribution.  The review focused on different variations of a product called Belotero which is produced using CPM cross linking…

Manhattan Beach patient before and after first laser rosacea treatment at Dr. U Skin Clinic.

Manhattan Beach Patient Chooses Dr. U’s Laser Treatment For Rosacea

This Manhattan Beach Los Angeles patient of Dr. U was concerned about the worsening signs of redness on his chest due to Rosacea,  a chronic, progressive inflammatory skin condition. It typically occurs on the face and neck due to abnormalities in the tiny blood vessels close to the skin which result in persistent redness. Incidences…

Manhattan Beach patient before and after laser tattoo removal on her lower abdomen.

Manhattan Beach Patient Thrilled With Results After Laser Tattoo Removal

Manhattan Beach Patient Thrilled With Results After Laser Tattoo Removal: Tattoos can be a great way to express one’s sense of individuality — but sometimes, they can also serve as unpleasant reminders. The Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles patient, in this case, wanted to have a tattoo removed. The word “Ratko” was inked in a cursive…

Manhattan Beach patient had a successful lift of sagging jowls without surgery at Dr. U's Los Angeles clinic, based in Redondo Beach*

Manhattan Beach Patient Learns How to Get Rid of Jowls With Fillers

Manhattan Beach Patient Learns How to Get Rid of Jowls With Fillers: The jowls are actually the skin and fat tissue beneath the corners of the mouth that sometimes sag below the jawline, due to the aging process. This often develops after an individual turns 50, once facial volume begins to decrease. Once subcutaneous tissue…

This Manhattan Beach patient approached Dr. U for a smile lines filler treatment.

Dr. U Uses Radiesse As a Smile Lines Filler for Manhattan Beach Patient

Smile lines are also referred to as laugh lines and nasolabial folds. Over time, they develop into deep grooves around the sides of the mouth as the lower face starts to lose volume. This female patient from Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles was concerned about the onset of smile lines and the general loss of plumpness in…